HERMISTON - Sharon Marie Buchheister, 68, of Hermiston died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Hermiston after a brief illness. A reception will held from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, March 28 downstairs at Silver Oaks Country Club in Carson City, Nev.
Mrs. Buchheister was born Oct. 12, 1940, in Hamilton, Mont., to Woodrow and Cassie Mae (Breen) Davis. She was a 35-year resident of Carson City, Nev., and along with the love of her life, Charlie Buchheister, owned Capital Jewelers. He died in 1998.
She retired from the business 18 months ago and has been residing in Hermiston close to her daughter.
Mrs. Buchheister is survived by daughters Darcie Westin of Hermiston and Dalene Griffiths and Dawn Smith, both of Gardnerville, Nev.; stepson Jim Buchheister of Reno, Nev.; stepdaughter Cathy Barr of Medford; seven grand- children; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Merriner Cottages, 1525 Medical Parkway, Carson City, NV 89702. Envelopes will be available at the reception.
Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in charge of arrangements.